Near Protocol : from web2 to web3
The hurdles to blockchain adoption in the real world transcends those of scalability and low fees,it’s often the single negligible reason of user experience.
If you are conversant with this whole blockchain thing,you are almost a genius,NEAR PROTOCOL changes all that.
The NEAR blockchain is a third generation that simplifies web3 experience,built by a stellar team,it does
It brought enormous innovation with content creation and consumption and also user connectivity.
The problems of web2.0
Data privacy: Hackers love your data and web2 is juicy for them
Monopoly: The web is centralized,few companies control every aspect of it.
Peanuts : content and app creators get peanuts for their effort,the middlemen of the Internet take almost everything
Censorship: You can be censored and even throw from the platform when things fall out with the existing platform
Creators : they now have more control over their creation
Censorship resistance: Web3 is permissionless,you may come in and out as you please,no one can censor you
No middlemen: Get the most of the value of what you create
Goodbye to Hacks : They are impenetrable
NEAR is one of the most advanced blockchain in production,it’s sharded and offers high throughout coupled with extremely cheap fees
It promises usability,scalability and sustainability
The user and developer experience of many blockchains are terrible,NEAR is different
Progressive security : Get a wallet with your email or phone number or use recovery phrases
Simple onboarding : no wallet extensions,
Easy subscription : You may pay gas cost on behalf of users
Familiar usage styles : use near apps like everyday apps
Predictable pricing : The fees are low
Familiar languages : assemblyscript and rust
Robust tooling :
Business models : Get paid part of the fees whenever people use your app
Predictable pricing: users will not desert your app over high fees
5% annual inflation: To reward validators and other network contribution
Contract rewards : Developers get a percent of the fees whenever they apps are used.
Token utility: It used for staking,payment and governance
Stakeholders: They include validators,developers,end users,token holders and the NEAR Foundation
Open web sandbox : Get rewarded for building and helping out the ecosystem
Guilds : Join a guild to contribute to NEAR
Grants : Apply for grants
Near academy : A place to teach devs about building on NEAR
Rainbow bridge: Bridge assets to and fro Ethereum and NEAR
Aurora EVM : A layer 2 to alleviate devs of high fees and low tps
Appchains : With octopus network,application specific chains are coming.